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Table 2 Reasons for rehospitalisation

From: Avoidable readmission in Hong Kong - system, clinician, patient or social factor?

Reasons %
Deterioration of existing disorder 52.6
New medical conditions 43.9
Unresolved medical problems 15.3
Side effects of drugs/drug-drug interaction 6.1
Social problem 3.2
Non-compliance with medication or diet 3.0
Terminal care 2.7
Psychological problems 2.7
Complication of treatment other than drugs 1.7
  1. Note: Multiple answers are allowed